Sam Leahey is the Director of Training & Education at Accelerate Sports Performance in San Francisco, CA. Prior employments are listed in the table below. Sam possesses the unique ability to combine his backgrounds in academics, athletics, and formal internships to create highly effective programs for optimal health and performance to athletes and clients of all backgrounds, ages, and abilities.
Sam took on his first client in 2004 at a typical Gold’s Gym in Cranston Rhode Island and has sinced worked with a range of demographics spanning from general fitness clients to high school, collegiate, minor league/semi-pro, professional, and Olympic level athletes. Furthermore these demographics were spread over both collegiate and high school settings as well as private training facilities and commercial gyms around the country.
He has been a guest author on Eric Cressey, Michael Boyle, Bret Contreras,Patrick Ward, Mark Young, and Robbie Bourke’s websites as well as being published by www.T-Nation.com, www.StrengthCoach.com, and Personal Trainer Development Center. Currently he publishes a free newsletter HERE. Willingly and with vigor, Sam seeks to develop an extraordinary level of excellence rooted in science and best practices. Above all, his most notable quality that shines through to his clients and fellow colleagues is simply – passion!
While prepared in a variety of bodies of knowledge, Sam particularly specializes in applied exercise science under the guides of biomechanics, physiology, and psychology as they relate to program design and manual therapy for athletic performance enhancement as well as remedial exercise. Feel free to contact Sam at email@example.com. Those seeking to apply for a coaching internship at Accelerate Sports Performance can do so HERE.
You can contact Sam at Sam@SamLeahey.com SamLeahey.com